See what this 1862 Indian Head penny recently sold for on boocoo.com
The Civil War era coin is dated 1862 and has the full Liberty legible!
Boocoo.com has just reached over 200,000 listings and is becoming a great place to buy coins.
The price realized for this coin at boocoo.com online auction recently was $75.49
The coin was described as being problem free with no significant damage or marks, but did have a bit of level wear.
It’s a semi-key date that has a very low mintage of 1,241,000. That fact and the condition of the coin are no doubt why it achieved $75.49 at auction.
Photo courtesy of boocoo.com
For generations, the Three Stooges have been making us howl with laughter. There is something contagious and timeless about their humor, they were indeed an institution.
When an act has that much impact on the world, it’s no wonder that collectibles associated with them will perform well and thus become classics.
The hat shown above was used in the short film “Back From the Front” it was Curly Howard’s Navy Hat. The Donald Duck type topper was worn by original Three Stooges member in 1943.
It is in excellent condition and includes a Columbia Pictures stamp and “Curly Howard” written inside the sweatband in black ink. Accompanied by COA from L.A. Prop and Wardrobe Co.Shipping: Clothing, Costumes & Jerseys (view shipping information)
This hat sold for $1,150 plus a buyers premium of $247.50.
Details and info courtesy of iCollector.com
Since the 1800s, magazines like Vanity Fair, Vogue and Harper’s Weekly have reported on women’s fashion. It’s no wonder that vintage clothing is one of the hottest areas of collectibles in the marketplace.
From the Victorian era to the age of the flapper, antique fashion has recycled itself time and time again. Go to any antique show and the busiest booths are often the chic stands that feature vintage garments on retro mannequins and dress forms.
Here is a price report on some vintage clothing items that have sold at auction recently. All photos are courtesy of iCollector.com. All prices include any buyer’s premium.
FLAPPER DRESS: A vintage sleeveless flapper dress, tiered bottom, clear rhinestone ”arrow” detailing, acetate underslip with accordian pleat ruffle with the tag, ”Tailored by Patricia”, approximate women’s size 6-8, approximate length 49” with slip, 18” bottom of armpit to bottom of armpit, 17” lower waist (flat measurements), a small tear noted along a seam on front, some discoloration noted to underslip, a few mildew marks, circa 1920’s-1930’s. Sold for $129.80
Vintage Velvet and Satin Dress: Sold for $20.06
Veronica Lake Sainted Sisters Screen-Worn Costume. A black, white, and pink houndstooth skirt and jacket , designed by legendary costume designer Edith Head, and worn by leading lady Veronica Lake in the 1948 comedy The Sainted Sisters. In Very Fine condition with mild wear and detached buttons and cuffs, accompanied by a vintage lobby card for the movie.Shipping: Clothing, Costumes & Jerseys
Sold for: $4,134.38!
Elizabeth Montgomery Costume Dress Form “Bewitched.” A vintage knee-length floral print dress worn by Elizabeth Montgomery in the classic ’60s sitcom, with a Western Costume Co. stamp on the inside front collar. In Excellent condition.Shipping: Clothing, Costumes & Jerseys
Sold for $1,470.
Vintage 2 piece taffeta blouse and skirt. Sold for $47.20
Vintage hand crafted red silk skirt with beaded loop suspensions all around. Some missing beads, good condition. Circa mid 1900s. 22” waist. Sold for $25 plus $5 buyer’s premium.
Find more vintage clothing at www.iCollector.com
Brimfield is the largest antiques show in the US. Here’s a price report on some of the antiques I found there. Click on any pic to see what the item was selling for.
From large statues to stained glass windows, check out this price report to see what these high end antiques are worth. Click on any of the pictures below to see details.
The fired on enamel scene is enhanced with multiple layers of glass, creating great depth in the scene. Two figures sit in a parlor area, with a floral bouquet to the right, The borders have long swirling filigree including bright red roses. Exceptional quality and vivid colors. 46”W x 78”H. Estimate $8,000 - 12,000. Realized $10,062.50
Hippity Hop! How much are some of those antique Easter postcards worth? See the slide-show for prices of the cards featured.
$9 OBO Fantasy Pretty Lady with Flowers in her hair inside an Easter Egg Antique Embossed Easter Postcard Embossed Circa 1910 UNUSED Delightful Embossed Antique Easter Postcard “Easter Joy To You ”
Tiffany, Handel, Miller: Art Deco leaded glass lamps are in many ways the Holy Grail of the era. To see the values, click on any of the pictures below.
Nearly everyone has at least some old newspapers around the house. Here’s a prices-realized slideshow report on what some of them have sold for in the past.
From the Civil War, to the JFK assasination, and in between. Click on any of the pictures below to see the amount that newspaper sold for.
Before he was Mickey, he was Mortimer, he’s made Disney and lots of other people rich, he’s even a write in candidate for U.S. President every election cycle. Click on the pictures below to see what collectibles with his image are worth.
$29.00 Five Vintage Pathescope 9.5mm Films Mickey Mouse 1930s
Adirondcack furniture is a collectible genre of furniture sometime referred to as “Twig”. While that may make it sound flimsy, well built Adirondack items are very durable and well respected. Click on any of the images below to see the value of that item.
One of the most popular lines of furniture from the Arts & Crafts era is from Gustav Stickley and Brothers. Click on any of the small pictures in the slideshow below to see the value of that item.
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